A Brief, Exhausting History of Mitt Romney Fighting With Himself About Abortion

Yesterday, Mitt Romney told the Des Moines Register that if he was elected, "there's no legislation with regards to abortion that I'm familiar with that would become part of my agenda." Records scratched, monocles popped, and hand held objects were dropped in surprise. Wasn't this the same guy who had been saying, um, »10/10/12 1:10pm10/10/12 1:10pm

Mississippi GOP Not So Proud of that Coat Hanger Abortion Endorsement Anymore

Last week, a Mississippi Republican named Bubba Carpenter proudly informed a group of gathered sycophants that his party's push to eliminate abortion from the state had been successful, and that he didn't care that this meant that women there would resort to desperate measures like coat hanger abortions. "But, hey.… »5/18/12 12:20pm5/18/12 12:20pm

Women May Resort to Coat Hanger Abortions, 'But, Hey,' Says Republican Named Bubba

Now that Governor Phil Bryant has signed a law requiring every abortion provider to have admitting privileges at a local hospital, the state's only remaining abortion clinic's existence will be threatened when the measure kicks in on July 1. Opponents of the law contend that forcing the clinic to close will make… »5/15/12 11:50am5/15/12 11:50am